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Weekend News! A Weekly Writing Activity

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Weekend News! A Weekly Writing Activity

Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Recurring Lesson
Estimated Time One 20- to 40-minute weekly session
Lesson Author

Patricia A. Powers

Longwood, Florida

Erika Griffin

Trumbull, Connecticut

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   7 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  February 10

The New York Times used the slogan "All the News That's Fit to Print."

After discussing newspapers and their different points of view, students choose a current event, read editorials on the event, and share them with the class to identify the editor's point of view.

 

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STRATEGY GUIDES

Grades   K – 5  |  Strategy Guide

Implementing the Writing Process

This strategy guide explains the writing process and offers practical methods for applying it in your classroom to help students become proficient writers.

 

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